Environment

Covering a full range of environmental and sustainability issues in Vancouver, British Columbia and Canada as a whole

'Like a bowl of milk': B.C.'s disappearing glaciers threatens lives, tourism

Every year, the province's glaciers lose enough water to fill BC Place Stadium 8,300 times. The province's scientists and outdoor community worry that's putting people and wildlife at risk

Vancouver to vote on delaying climate action amid permit backlog, pressure from gas lobby

Amid pressure from an industry group and a rising backlog of permit applications, Vancouver city council will vote on whether to delay a zero-emissions building plan slated to come into effect next...

Additional campsites being added in BC this summer

BC government announces 185 new campsites and $83 million in park funding

Purolator adding electric vehicles to fleet

Canadian courier adding all-electric trucks and cargo bikes to Metro Vancouver fleet

BC sets sectoral emissions reductions targets

Government has set new 2030 emissions reductions targets for four broad sectors

Heavy industries could build on Canada's low-carbon advantage

The stuff of modern life is hard to abate, but Canadian industries already have a low-carbon advantage

Deep Green Resistance comes to Vancouver

Lithium is critical to decarbonisation, but some activists oppose mining it

First Nations, sustainable development – a natural fit

Former central banker Mark Carney on the role of First Nations in green economy

How Teck plans to tackle carbon emission reductions

Clean power, zero-emissions vehicles part of long-term strategy for B.C. coal producer

New funding to accelerate orphan, dormant energy well cleanup

Funding helps boost pandemic economic activity: Dawson Creek mayor